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is this possible tht some1 hs regular periods without ovulation?

By October 13, 2010 - 8:59pm
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hi... i m 29 & married fr little more thn 5yrs, a parent of 3&1/2 yrs old little girl & trying 2 hv my 2nd baby since last more thn a yr... in this regard within a yr i hv suffered frm 2 consecutive missed abortions due 2 lack of cardiac flicker. Xcept my (carefully controlled via tab.thyroxine) hypothyroidism rest of the medical conditions of the both the partners r normal. Now my gp hs prescribed me 2 take a tab.ascard-75mg along with a tab.folic acid (once daily) 2 help me out in a safe conception....

My regular menses cycle is up to 30-40 days but sometimes it takes 1 or 2 days more as well...after going thru my last D&E in march 2010 v r hving unprotected sex (esp. in my peak days) as v r keenly trying 2 hv a nxt family member but still no other conception yet... Right now i hv 2 basic qstions
1. wht abt the side effects of prolonged intake of tab.ascard-75 mg (a name of asprin generic) ??????
2. is this possible 2 hv a regular menses cycle without ovulation?

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thanx alot buddy! u really did a marvelous reply 2 me :)

October 17, 2010 - 10:13pm

Dear Ms.Cary! A bundle of thanx 4 ur co-operation .... actually i hv already read such kinda article regarding asprin but here i wanna ask "the side effects of regular intake of asprin-75mg b4 pregnancy" as my gp has prescribed it with folicacid 2 help me out in a healthy &safe conception....(i m taking it regularly since last around 2months)...shd i continue it further or stop it till the nxt conception?

October 16, 2010 - 12:15am
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This is from The University of Buffalo regarding a clinical trial on using aspirin to aid in conception after miscarriage:

"Aspirin has been shown to have beneficial effects in humans, said Wactawski-Wende. "It is an anticoagulant and an anti-inflammatory agent. It may aid in implantation of the egg in the uterine wall, and has potential for producing a positive effect on blood flow to the placenta. It may aid in reducing preeclampsia. This clinical trial provides an opportunity to determine the impact of low-dose aspirin on many pregnancy outcomes." (http://www.buffalo.edu/news/fast-execute.cgi/article-page.html?article=84510009)

Typically the only side effects we see from long term low dose aspirin are a mildly increased bleeding time and for some, gastric irritation. But on the low dose you are taking, side effects are really minimal to non-existent. From what I'm reading if your doc suggested you take it, these articles give no reason to stop until you are pregnant.

If you aren't comfortable with it, though, address your concerns with your doc and discuss the pluses and minuses of continuing the aspirin.

I hope I did a better job answering your question this time! Thanks for writing.

October 16, 2010 - 6:37am


It is possible to have menstruation without ovulation. It isn't common throughout life, but is more likely at certain times of life. I found a great article, Understanding Your Menstrual Cycle that includes this information: http://www.womhealth.org.au/factsheets/menstruation.htm.

A small article from Mayo Clinic states sometimes aspirin is prescribed to help prevent miscarriage: http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/aspirin-during-pregnancy/AN01897. The aspirin dose you are on is a low one. Possible side effects are gastric upset or prolonged bleeding, but they are very unlikely with the low dose you are on.

It sounds like your doctor is not doing anything off the wall. I hope this helps, and good luck to you. Thank you for writing. Please keep us posted.

October 15, 2010 - 6:49am
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